November 11, 2015 / 12:36 PM / 2 years ago

Putin says Russia will not be drawn into new arms race

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting on the defense industry at the Bocharov Ruchei state residence in Sochi, Russia, November 10, 2015.Aleksey Druzhinin/RIA Novosti/Kremlin

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Russia is not going to get drawn into a new "arms race".

On Tuesday Putin said that Russia was working on developing a missile system able to penetrate the missile shield being planned by the United States

Reporting by Denis Dyomkin; Writing by Lidia Kelly; editing by Vladimir Soldatkin

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